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Tumor on top of right corroded artery. Moveable and soft. Been there 2years no growth. 1.5 cm. Will this cause any probs?
Likely normal: I think you have multiple questions on this same finding. Lymph nodes are normally present all over our body and often coincide with vascular structures -- such as the carotid artery. Lymph nodes are usually <= 1cm in size but may be enlarged from prior infections (eg cold, "flu", sinusitis, acne, etc). A stable 1.5 cm lymph node in the neck is likely benign. Movable and soft also suggests benign. ...Read more
Arteries are a type of blood vessels. We can divide blood vessels into 2 categories. Arteries are high pressure vessels which deliver (red) oxygen + blood out into the body. Veins on the other hand or low pressure vessels which return (dark) oxygent - blood from the body ...Read more
My mother has severe blockage in her corroded artery, an aorta aneurysm and had afib with all this can she have a face lift done what are the risks?
None really: There are no foods that can really clean the arteries however a heart healthy diet can certainly help in prevention. Diets with appropriate calories for size & activity, fruits & vegetables, low cholesterol, low salt, limited trans & saturated fats are recommended. Control of diabetes, high blood pressure are very important. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/heart-healthy-diet/nu00196. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes for sure: Hardining of the arteries make the blood flow slower to certain area of the brian, which could lead to behaver changes. ...Read more
When does ur arteries constrict and what makes them do that? can u have problem that make arteries constrict when they shouldnt?
Fight or Flight: Generally speaking, blood vessels constrict in response to a drop in blood pressure or stressors, which may constrict the peripheral blood vessels in an effort to shunt blood back to the heart and core organs. Certain types of drugs, like tobacco or caffeine, can cause arteries to constrict, as can withdrawal from alcohol. Other causes of autonomic dysfunction include diabetes and Parkinson's. ...Read more
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